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BOOKS BY OFFSET 1941 - 1942. (Catalog). (Cover title)

By: (A.I.G.A.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (New York: The American Institute of Graphic Arts), (1942).: (1942).

Seller ID: 22922

Condition: Fine


(New York: The American Institute of Graphic Arts), (1942).. (1942).. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial gray, black & white wraps. The front wrap is slightly soiled. [26] pages, including 1 page of black-and- white illustrations. Near fine in a stamped & addressed mailing envelope. Catalog for an exhibition presented by A.I.G.A. The four-page introduction concerns the various processes of printing by offset. This copy is in a mailing envelope addressed to E... View more info

THE GEORGE ABRAMS COLLECTION. Days of Sale / Thursday 16th November 1989 at 7.00 p.m. and Friday 17th November 1989 at 11.00 a.m. / In the Grosvenor Gallery

By: (Abrams, George). (Needham, Paul)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London: Sotheby's, 1989.: 1989.

Seller ID: 7083

Condition: Fine


London: Sotheby's, 1989.. 1989.. Fine. - Quarto, maroon cloth titled in gilt with color pictorial label mounted on front cover. Very lightly bumped; tiny stain to top edge of label. Unpaginated, with bid sheet laid in. Profusely illustrated with facsimiles in B&W & color. Near fine. Each of the 238 items is catalogued and fully described with an illustration and estimated price. View more info

DA [DIRECT ADVERTISING]: GRAPHICS AND SMALL PRESSES: The Paper Quarterly for the Graphic Arts. Volume LIV Number 2 Second Quarter 1968. Issue Theme: The Private Press.

By: (Adagio Press). Bahr, Leonard; et al.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Westfield, MA: Paper Makers Advertising Association, 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 33647

Condition: Good


Westfield, MA: Paper Makers Advertising Association, 1968.. 1968.. Good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed wrappers with a black-and-white vignette on each cover. The binding is bumped & soiled with some light creasing & chipping to the edges of the wraps & a few tiny ink stains to the front wrap. There is some foxing to the spine & to the front wrap at the tail of the spine. 28 pages of text plus a large section of ... View more info

THE ADELMAN COLLECTION

By: (Adelman, Seymour)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bryn Mawr, PA: Bryn Mawr College Library, 1976.: 1976.

Seller ID: 6289

Condition: Very good


Bryn Mawr, PA: Bryn Mawr College Library, 1976.. 1976.. Very good. - Quarto, decorative wraps. Bottom corner of front wrap lightly creased. 47 & [1] pp. B&W illustrations. Bottom page corners very lightly creased. Very good. First edition.This catalogue of the Adelman collection includes 216 items. The introduction consists of an address made by Seymour Adelman at Bryn Mawr on the occasion of his donating his collection of books and autographs to the college librar... View more info

FRANK HALLMAN AND ALOE EDITIONS: A Bibliographical Checklist. (In American Book Collector. Volume 4 / Number 3 / New Series May/June 1983)

By: (Aloe Editions). Schaubeck, Richard J

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY: The Moretus Press, 1983.: 1983.

Seller ID: 6983

Condition: Good


NY: The Moretus Press, 1983.. 1983.. Good. - Octavo, printed white wraps. Among other articles, this issue includes a five-page bibliography of Aloe Editions. Good. View more info

A SOCIETY'S CHIEF JOYS: An Exhibition from the Collections of The American Antiquarian Society

By: (American Antiquarian Society)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Worcester, MA: American Antiquarian Society, (1969).: (1969).

Seller ID: 7122

Condition: Fine


Worcester, MA: American Antiquarian Society, (1969).. (1969).. Fine. - Large octavo, printed tan wraps. Very lightly soiled; spine slightly darkened. 137 pp. plus colophon.Illustrated with B&W facsimiles. Near fine. Printed at the Stinehour Press. 278 items are catalogued. View more info

A SHOWING OF BASKERVILLE AND CASLON OLD STYLE IN THE ENGLISH MONOTYPE CUTTINGS

By: (American Book Bindery-Stratford Press)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: American Book Bindery-Stratford Press, circa [1937].: [1937].

Seller ID: 30233

Condition: Very good


New York: American Book Bindery-Stratford Press, circa [1937].. [1937].. Very good. - Octavo, tan paper covered boards backed with black cloth & titled in gilt in a plain paper-covered slipcase. The slipcase is faded & lightly soiled with a few small stains to its rear panel. 79 pages. Illustrated with numerous type specimens in black on a cream ground. Near fine in a very good slipcase. "This brochure is the advance showing of our English-cut Monotype Caslon and... View more info

THE AMPERSAND CLUB: RETROSPECT AND PROSPECT, 1965

By: (Ampersanders)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (La Crosse, WI: Sumac Press, 1965).: 1965).

Seller ID: 22561

Condition: Very good


(La Crosse, WI: Sumac Press, 1965).. 1965).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wrappers with the Ampersand device in dark blue on the front wrap. The spine & extremities are slightly darkened. The wraps are very lightly bumped. Title & [13] pages plus colophon. Illustrated in color and black & white with vignettes & facsimiles. Very good. Limited edition of 460 copies printed by Emerson G. Wulling, Sumac Press, with calligraphy by Frank Kofron, for ... View more info

BOOKS ON THE GRAPHIC ARTS / For the Printing House Executive. (Cover title)

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Department of Printing, Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1940.: 1940.

Seller ID: 22700

Condition: Fine


Department of Printing, Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1940.. 1940.. Fine. - 12mo [6 inches high by 3 inches wide] softcover bound in printed pink wrappers. 32 pages. Near fine. A brief bibliography of books on all aspects of printing, including layout and design, typography, ornament and decoration, paper, photolithography, plate-making, etc. View more info

THE PRIVATE LIBRARY DEPARTMENT OF HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY. (Catalog)

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Boston, MA): Houghton Mifflin Company, circa [1940].: [1940].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 22709

Condition: Good


(Boston, MA): Houghton Mifflin Company, circa [1940].. [1940].. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps titled in black within a decorative frame in black on the front wrap. The wraps are soiled & lightly bumped and the spine is chipped with the lower half torn. 115 pages plus colophon. Black-and-white illustrations. Good. Laid in is a typed letter signed from Houghton Mifflin's New York office to Pierce & Scope of Albany, N.Y., together with a sale pric... View more info

THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF WALES / 15 July, 1911 / 15 July, 1937

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Aberystwyth, Wales, U.K.: The National Library of Wales, 1937).: 1937).

Seller ID: 22921

Condition: Good


(Aberystwyth, Wales, U.K.: The National Library of Wales, 1937).. 1937).. Good. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed cream wraps. The spine & extremities are darkened. The wraps are soiled & lightly bumped with a stain to the top corner of the front cover. Title, 16 & [1] pages plus colophon. Illustrated with 11 black-and-white plates, including a frontispiece & an architectural plan. There is occasional light soiling. Good. View more info

SOUTHERN NOVELS AND SERIOUS BOOKS. (Catalogue)

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY: Doubleday Page and Co., circa [1900].: [1900].

Seller ID: 23154

Condition: Very good


NY: Doubleday Page and Co., circa [1900].. [1900].. Very good. - 12mo, stapled tan wraps with decorations in black. The rear wrap is slightly darkened & soiled. [20] pages. Very good. View more info

COUNTER. University of Iowa Center for the Book Number 1, Fall 1994

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: [Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa], 1994.: 1994.

Seller ID: 23174

Condition: Fine


[Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa], 1994.. 1994.. Fine. - Octavo, six-page tri-fold with photographic portraits and a tipped-in paper sample. Near fine. View more info

SELLING BOOKS / A SERIES OF DISCUSSIONS FOR THE STAFF. Presenting the Principles of Good Retailing for Practical Self Training

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY: R. R. Bowker, 1941.: 1941.

Seller ID: 23220

Condition: Good


NY: R. R. Bowker, 1941.. 1941.. Good. - Octavo, printed cream wraps. The wraps are quite soiled & the corners are lightly creased. 94 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

PRIVATE PRESSES AND COLLECTOR'S EDITIONS

By: (Archer, H. Richard)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Library School, July, 1958.: July, 1958.

Seller ID: 7204

Condition: Very good


Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Library School, July, 1958.. July, 1958.. Very good. - Octavo, stapled printed gray wraps. Extremities slightly darkened; ink notation on front wrap. pp. 57-65. Very good. Author's reprint from "Library Trends", a publication of the University of llinois Library School. July, 1958. The ink note on the front wrap adds to the title: "in the USA: 1945-1957". View more info

THE ENGLISH ART OF THE BOOK: Exhibition / Chapin Library / Williams College / Winter 1970. (Catalogue)

By: (Archer, H. Richard)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Williamstown, MA: Williams College, 1970).: 1970).

Seller ID: 7229

Condition: Very good


(Williamstown, MA: Williams College, 1970).. 1970).. Very good. - Octavo, stapled gray & white pictorial wraps. Front wrap very lightly soiled with a tiny stain. ii & 10 pp. Very good. A checklist of items from the 15th to the 20th century. View more info

SAGITTARIUS: HIS BOOK. Gathered for John Archer by his friends

By: (Archer, John). (Lydenberg, Harry Miller; Bennett, Paul A.; Melcher, Frederic G.; et al)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: The Typophiles, 1951.: 1951.

Seller ID: 4945

Condition: Fine


New York: The Typophiles, 1951.. 1951.. Fine. - Small octavo [7-1/4 inches high by 4-5/8 inches wide], gray cloth titled in gilt on the spine with a vignette in gray on a black ground on the front cover. [ix] & 93 pages plus colophon. Black-and-white portrait frontispiece & illustrations in black, white & tan. The spine is sunned, else near fine. Limited edition of 640 copies.Typophile Chap Books XXV. View more info

L'ILLUSTRE MONSIEUR RISEL. (Catalog)

By: (Arenthon)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Paris): Arenthon, circa [1986].: [1986].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 25541

Condition: Very good


(Paris): Arenthon, circa [1986].. [1986].. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in silver wraps titled in black. There is a small crease to the rear wrap. Unpaginated. 3 black-and-white illustrations. Near fine. 147 books and artworks are catalogued with prices in French francs. The text is in French.The catalog is preceded by the sad story, signed "L.D.", of Monsieur Risel, a book lover and collector whose wife burned part of his collection and who finally... View more info

AN EXHIBITION OF THE BOOKS DESIGNED AND WRITTEN OR EDITED BY MERLE ARMITAGE. 17 August - 19 September, 1942. Detroit Public Library. With the Cooperation of the Detroit Group of the American Institute of Graphic Arts. (Catalog)

By: (Armitage, Merle)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (New York: The American Institue of Graphic Arts, 1942).: 1942).

Seller ID: 15506

Condition: Fine


(New York: The American Institue of Graphic Arts, 1942).. 1942).. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in blue wraps with a printed paper label mounted around the wraps & spine. 16 pages plus colophon. Pictorial endpapers in red after drawings by Carlos Dyer from "U.S. Navy". Also with 2 pages of facsimiles in red & black. Near fine in a stamped & addressed mailing envelope. One of 650 copies distributed as American Institute of Graphic Arts Keepsake No. 71. A leaf... View more info

JANE AUSTEN: LETTERS & MANUSCRIPTS IN THE PIERPONT MORGAN LIBRARY

By: (Austen, Jane). Pierpont Morgan Library

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975.: 1975.

Seller ID: 22272

Condition: Fine


New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975.. 1975.. Fine. - Tall octavo, softcover bound in decorative wrappers. The wraps are very lightly bumped & slightly faded along the spine. 30 pages plus 4 pages of black-and-white facsimiles & a colophon. Near fine. Printed at the Stinehour Press. View more info